A Level English Literature
“Learners develop a keen critical eye for Literature and develop their own reading to an academic level.”
Who to contact for more information about this course
Queries should be directed to Ms Hall
Year 12 and Year 13
What is the course structure?
English Literature offers learners the chance to study, over a two-year period, a variety of poetry, prose and drama from the English and American canon, engaging with criticism on a university-level. Learners develop a keen critical eye for Literature and develop their own reading to an academic level.
What will I study?
A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Hamlet by William Shakespeare
The poetry of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes
The poetry of John Keats
Unseen poetry and prose from a variety of historical periods